Pronunciation: (bē-kōl'), [key]
—pl. -kols, (esp. collectively) -kol.
1. a member of a Malayan people in SE Luzon and the nearby Philippines: converted to Christianity early in the Spanish conquest.
2. the Austronesian language of the Bikol people. Also,Bicol.
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